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  • Fort Donelson National Battlefield

    Interpretive Walk at Fort Heiman

    • Time: 2:00 PM
    • Location: Fort Heiman pavilion, 682 Fort Heiman Road, New Concord, KY
    • Fees: No fee
    Saturday, February 3, 2018

    presented by Larry Ray, local historian and author. Meet at the Fort Heiman pavilion. Dress warmly and prepare for some walking along the historic earthworks. No fees.

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  • Fort Donelson National Battlefield

    Interpretive Hike at Fort Donelson

    • Time: 11:00 AM
    • Location: Tour Stop #3
    • Fees: Fee Free
    Wednesday, February 14, 2018

    Guided walk from the fort to the artillery batteries along the Cumberland River.

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    • Time: 2:30 PM
    • Location: Tour Stop #3
    • Fees: Fee Free
    Thursday, February 15, 2018

    Meet a park ranger for a caravan tour.

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  • Fort Donelson National Battlefield

    “A Surrender Most Disgraceful”

    • Time: 11:30 AM
    • Location: Tour Stop #10; Dover Hotel
    • Fees: Fee Free
    Friday, February 16, 2018

    Discussion of the terms and surrender at this site.

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    • Time: 3:15 PM
    • Location: Tour Stop #4
    • Fees: Fee Free
    Friday, February 16, 2018

    Special presentation by Historian Kendall Gott

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  • Fort Donelson National Battlefield

    Galvanized Yankees from Fort Donelson

    • Time: 1:00 PM
    • Location: Stewart County Visitor Center
    • Fees: Fee Free
    Friday, February 16, 2018

    Special presentation by Dr. Michele Butts, Professor of History, Austin Peay State University.

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  • Fort Donelson National Battlefield

    The Gunboats at Fort Donelson

    • Time: 2:15 PM
    • Location: Tour Stop #4
    • Fees: Fee Free
    Friday, February 16, 2018

    Special presentation by retired National Park Service Historian Jim Jobe

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  • Fort Donelson National Battlefield

    Caravan Tour of the Battlefield

    • Time: 9:00 AM
    • Location: Meet at Stewart County Visitor Center
    • Fees: Fee Free - Reservations Required
    Saturday, February 17, 2018

    Caravan tour of the battlefield led by historian and author Kendall Gott

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  • Fort Donelson National Battlefield

    Demonstrations by the 9th KY Volunteer Infantry (USA)

    • Time: 11:00 AM,12:00 PM,1:00 PM,2:00 PM,3:00 PM
    • Location: Main Entrance, 120 Fort Donelson Park Road
    • Fees: Fee Free
    Saturday, February 17, 2018

    Enjoy infantry and artillery demonstrations presented by the 9th KY Volunteer Infantry. Combined arms demonstration at 3:00 p.m.

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  • Fort Donelson National Battlefield

    Fort Donelson Soldiers in Camp

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Tour Stop #3
    • Fees: Fee Free
    Saturday, February 17, 2018

    Camp life will be re-created in the fort!

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All are welcome to be part of a new exciting opportunity in Dover...the Fort Donelson Civil War Roundtable. Each month a guest speaker will explore fascinating topics and personalities. You can learn more here.

 

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Fort Donelson

All are welcome to visit Fort Donelson and join us for the programs we offer each month.

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174 National Cemetery Drive
PO Box 434

Dover, TN 37058

Phone:

931-232-5706 x0

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